Game 6 really wasn't that close, as the Canadiens scored early and put relentless pressure on the Bruins. Quite simply, Montreal was the more desperate team in blanking the Bruins, as reported by ESPN on Monday night.
Montreal was the quicker team, and it also took the play to the Bruins in registering over 30 hits on the night. It outhit Boston 40-35 and bruised the Big Bad Bruins all night long.
We're off to a Game 7 showdown on Wednesday night. Here are our Game 6 takeaways as fans of both clubs prepare for an exciting winner-takes-all game.